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King shuts down Singapore-based mobile studio, Nonstop Games  
by Chris Kerr [10.27.16]
Candy Crush Saga creator King has pulled down the shutters on its Singapore-based mobile studio, Nonstop Games. 
Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet

Game Design Deep Dive: Creating an adaptive narrative in Reigns 2
by François Alliot [10.26.16]
"As soon as we weighted the decisions of the player with consequences on the 4 dimensions of power, we gave a lot of meaning to very simple swiping gestures." says François Alliot, creator of Reigns
Design, Programming, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet, Video

Nintendo cuts sales forecast as Wii U and 3DS lose traction  
by Chris Kerr [10.26.16]
Nintendo has released its first set of financials since announcing the Switch, and the Japanese giant has cut its sales forecast for the fiscal year after a hit-and-miss six months.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

Blog: The challenges of creating graphics for PC and mobile 1
by Gamasutra Community [10.26.16]
This in-depth article gives hints and tips on optimizing a graphical pipeline on a tight resource budget.
Design, Art, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

The attempts to bring 'AAA quality' games to mobile - and why they're failing 25
by Gamasutra Community [10.24.16]
After my first post about the tech arms race in the triple-A space, I ponder why the same mindset isn't prevailing in mobile games.
Business/Marketing, Design, Smartphone/Tablet

Game revenue on the rise as profits slump at Capcom  
by Chris Kerr [10.27.16]
Capcom is the latest company to release its financials for the six months ended September 30, and it's been a mixed few months for the Monster Hunter publisher. 
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

Day of the Tentacle & The Division devs unite to write World of Darkness audio drama  
by Alex Wawro [10.26.16]
Paradox-owned White Wolf has cut a deal with interactive audio drama firm Earplay that will see Dave Grossman working with writer Richard Dansky to create a full-length "interactive audio experience."
Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet

Mobcrush raises $20M more to keep working on mobile game livestreaming  
by Alex Wawro [10.26.16]
California-based startup Mobcrush, best known for building apps for livestreaming games on iOS and Android, has managed to raise $20 million from investors in its latest round of funding.
Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet

How Game Mechanics Condition Us  
by Josh Bycer [10.26.16]
Today's post looks at how the feedback we get from game mechanics can condition players and their behavior.
Design, Console/PC, Serious, Indie, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, VR

Why Chinese mobile game companies are rushing to overseas markets?  
by Jason Kong [10.25.16]
A brief post on the sticks and carrots that drive Chinese game developers to shift their focus towards overseas markets.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

The Challenges of Developing for PC and Mobile. Part 2: Graphics 1
by Mattieu Begin [10.25.16]
Developing for multiple platforms can be a real challenge, especially when technical specs differ as much as between PC and Mobile. This in-depth article gives hints and tips on optimizing a graphical pipeline on a tight resource budget.
Design, Art, Console/PC, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet

Trick-or-Treat your bugs!  
by Flaviu Vescan [10.25.16]
This article is about how we found a way to squash a game bug in a creative way, and rewarding our players at the same time.
Design, Programming, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet

Four things that terrify me since I’m officially an indie dev  
by Florent Maurin [10.25.16]
The Pixel Hunt official started working on their first game as an indie studio. Yeah, it's pretty cool, but it's also SUPER SCARY!!! Here are the four main reasons why, listed in the project's first devblog post.
Business/Marketing, Design, Production, Serious, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet

Disruptor Beam — FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts, United States
Performance Marketing Analyst

Disruptor Beam — FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts, United States
Game Server Engineer

Nordeus — Belgrade, Serbia
Talent Acquisition Lead

Nordeus — Belgrade, Serbia
Senior Game Designer Top Eleven

Particle City — Orlando, Florida, United States
Game Designer
Are you an expert in free-to-play collectible game economies? Can you design, implement and balance a top grossing game that provides millions of players with fun and engaging mobile PVP game play? WeÂ’ve been searching for you to help us create original games designed from the ground up, starting with Titanfall!

Particle City — Los Angeles , California, United States
Server Engineer
Do you wrangle big data while rustling up servers in your sleep? Do you compare and contract Asynchronous Servlets and Node.js around the camp fire? Would you like to tame the frontier of mobile gaming? If youÂ’ve got the know-how, weÂ’ve got the challenge: Bring the Titanfall universe to mobile!

Bandai Namco Entertainment America — Santa Clara, California, United States
Senior Mobile Product Manager
BNEA is searching for a Senior Mobile Product Manager to join the Team! Come work for the top gaming company in the South Bay. Enjoy our brand new corporate headquarters in Santa Clara, California and work with amazing IP, and great people! BANDAI NAMCO is the biggest game company in Japan and one of the biggest video companies in the world. We offer a fun and collaborative environment for working with both Japanese and western games. We offer great benefits and fun company events like casino nights, movie days, picnics, and onsite barbecues.

SYBO Games — Copenhagen, Denmark
Lead Game Engineer

Age of Learning, Inc. — Glendale, California, United States
Sr. QA Analyst

Age of Learning, Inc. — Glendale, California, United States
Software Engineer - Unity